On The Road Again: Torquay United

TORQUAY UNITED vs ALDERSHOT TOWN Saturday, 24th August, 2019 Plainmoor Stadium, Torquay: kick off 17.20pm From our own STADIA section, useful travel details to the English riviera… Torquay United Around 1,100 away supporters can be accommodated in the Riviera Rentals Away Terrace, at one end of the ground. In addition, up to 500 seats can also be made in the new Bristow’s Bench Stand on one side of the stadium. Both of these areas are covered. The acoustics in the away terrace are particularly good, meaning that relatively few away supporters can still really make some noise from this area. … Continue reading On The Road Again: Torquay United

They don’t make ’em like that anymore: Classic British radio comedies

Fawlty Towers has been named as the greatest British sitcom of all time, as its creators attribute its success to an era where BBC commissioning “decisions were taken by people who had actually made programmes”. The sitcom, which starred John Cleese, topped a Radio Times list of the 20 best British sitcoms despite running for only 12 episodes. It beat other series including Father Ted, Blackadder, I’m Alan Partridge and Only Fools And Horses, winning a special place in viewers’ hearts for its combination of “farce” and “precision”, experts said. Fawlty Towers, a BBC series, ran for just two series … Continue reading They don’t make ’em like that anymore: Classic British radio comedies